Chicago farmers' market guide

Explore our up-to-date Chicago farmers' markets guide to find fresh vegetables and fruit in Wicker Park, Lincoln Park and many other neighborhoods

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Find fresh fruits and vegetables, like these summer apples from Ellis Family Farm, at farmers' markets in Chicago.

Find fresh fruits and vegetables, like these summer apples from Ellis Family Farm, at farmers' markets in Chicago. Photograph: Erica Gannett

Whether you're an aspiring localvore or just want some delicious chocolate truffles, you can't pass up Chicago farmers' markets. Plus, this year, non-food vendors can have stalls at markets, so keep an eye our for cool art, clothing and accessories vendors. Here's our guide to where you can buy local produce this summer, broken down by day of the week. As for what to do with that produce, take a gander at some of our awesome market-driven recipes from Chicago chefs.


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Sunday farmers' markets

Beverly Farmers' Market

The Beverly Farmers' Market runs Sundays from 7am–1pm through October 26.

  1. 95th St and Longwood Dr
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Garfield Park Conservatory Farmers' Market

The Garfield Park Conservatory Farmers' Market runs Sundays from 11am–4pm from June 22–October 26.

  1. 300 N Central Park Ave
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Galewood-North Farmers' Market

The Galewood-North Farmers' Market is held Sundays from 9am–2pm from June 8–October 12.

  1. 6700 W North Ave
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Glenwood Sunday Farmers' Market

The Glenwood Sunday Farmers' Market runs 9am–2pm from June 1–October 26.

  1. 6950 N Glenwood Ave
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Independence Park Farmers' Market

The Independence Park Farmers' Market is held Sundays from 9am–1pm from June 8–October 26.

  1. 3945 N Springfield Ave
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Jefferson Park Farmers' Market

The Jefferson Park Farmers Market is held the second and fourth Sundays of the month from 9:30am–1:30pm. Dates are June 8–October 24.

  1. 4800 N Long Ave
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The Kingdom's Farm Sunday Farmers' Market

The Kingdom's Farm Farmers' Market runs Sundays from 12–6pm through September 28.

  1. 122 E 118th St
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Logan Square Farmers' Market

The Logan Square Farmers' Market runs Sundays from May 18–October 26 from 10am–3pm.

  1. 3107 W Logan Blvd
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northEND Green Market

The northEND Green Market runs Saturdays and Sundays from 9am–5pm through November 22. It's closed May 24 and 25.

  1. 2501 W Addison St
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Pilsen Community Farmers' Market

The Pilsen Community Farmers' Market runs Sundays from 9am–3pm from May 25–October 26.

  1. 1800 S Halsted St
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Portage Park Farmers' Market

The Portage Park Farmers' Market is held the first, third and fifth Sundays of the month, except before a holiday. Hours are 10am–2pm.

  1. 4100 N Long Ave
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South Shore-Rainbow Beach Market

The South Shore-Rainbow Beach Market runs Sundays from noon–5pm from June 22–August 24.

  1. 79th St & South Shore Dr
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Wicker Park Farmers' Market

The Wicker Park Farmers' Market is held Sundays from 8am–2pm from May 18–November 26.

  1. Wicker Park and Damen Aves
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Monday farmers' markets

The Kingdom's Farm Monday Farmers' Market

The Kingdom's Farm Monday Farmers' Market is held from noon–6pm through September 28.

  1. 1429 N Lotus Ave
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Loyola Farmers' Market

The Loyola Farmers' Market is held on Mondays. From June 9–September 22, hours are 3–7pm, and from September 29–October 13, hours are 2:30–6:30pm.

  1. 6542 N Sheridan Rd
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Tuesday farmers' markets

Columbus Park Farmers' Market

The Columbus Park Farmers' Market is held Tuesdays from 2–7pm from June 24–October 28.

  1. Harrison and Central
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Federal Plaza Farmers' Market

The Federal Plaza Farmers Market runs Tuesdays from 7am–3pm from May 20–October 28.

  1. Adams and Dearborn Sts
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Lincoln Square Farmers' Market

The Lincoln Square Farmers' Market is held Tuesdays from 7am–1pm from June 3–October 29.

  1. Lincoln and Leland
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Museum of Contemporary Art Farmers' Market

The Museum of Contemporary Art Farmers' Market is held Tuesdays from 7am–3pm from June 3–October 28.

  1. Chicago Ave and Mies van der Rohe Way
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Willis Tower Plaza Farmers' Market

The Willis Tower Plaza Farmers' Markets is held on Tuesdays from 7am–3pm from June 26–October 30.

  1. 233 S Wacker Dr
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Wednesday farmers' markets

Andersonville Farmers' Market

The Andersonville Farmers' Market is held Wednesdays from May 21–October 15. Hours are 3–8pm from May 21–September 3 and 3–7pm from September 10–October 15.

  1. Berwyn Ave between Clark St and Ashland Ave
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Devon Community Night Market

The new Devon Community Night Market runs Wednesdays from 4–8pm from July 9–September 10.

  1. 2720 W Devon St
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Green City Market

Green City Market is held Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7am–1pm. Vendors include Ellis Farms, Nordic Creamery and Mint Creek Farm. Plus, there are chef demos, workshops and more.

  1. north of LaSalle St on the path,
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La Follette Park Farmers' Market

The La Follette Park Farmers' Market is held Wednesdays from 2–7pm from June 25–October 29.

  1. 1333 N Laramie Ave
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Pullman Farmers' Market

The Pullman Farmers' Market is held Wednesdays from 7am–1pm from July 9–October 29.

  1. Arcade Park, 111th St and Cottage Grove Ave
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Seaway Bank Farmers' Market

The Seaway Bank Farmers' Market is held Wednesdays from 9am–2pm from July 23–September 24.

  1. 645 E 87th St
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Wood Street Farm Stand

Wood Street Farm Stand is open Wednesdays from 11am–4pm through October 29.

  1. 5814 S Wood St
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Thursday farmers' markets

Argyle Night Market

The Argyle Night Market runs Thursday evenings from 5–9pm from July 10–September 4. It includes farm vendors, and stalls featuring Argyle Street restaurants.

  1. Argyle St and Sheridan Road
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Austin Town Hall Farmers' Market

The Austin Town Hall Farmers' Market is held Thursdays from 2–7pm from June 26–October 30.

  1. Lake and Central
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Daley Plaza Farmers' Market

The Daley Plaza Farmers' Market runs Thursdays from 7am–3pm starting May 15–October 30.

  1. Washington and Dearborn Sts
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Hyde Park Farmers' Market

The Hyde Park Farmers' Market runs Thursdays from 7am–1pm from June 5–October 30.

  1. 53rd St and Hyde Park Blvd
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Lincoln Square Thursday Evening Farmers' Market

The Lincoln Square Thursday Evening Farmers' Market is held from 4–8pm from June 5–October 30.

  1. 2309 W Leland Ave
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Low-Line Farmers' Market

The Low-Line Market is held Thursdays from 3–8pm from June 5–September 4 and from 3pm–sunset from September 11–October 16. Vendors include Lyons Fruit Farm, Pecking Order and Tamale Express.

  1. 3411 N Southport Ave
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Uptown Farmers' Market

The Uptown Farmers' Market is held Thursdays from 7am–1pm from June 19–October 30.

  1. 4646 N Marine Dr
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Saturday farmers' markets

61st Street Farmers' Market

The 61st Street Farmers' Market is open Saturdays from 9am–2pm starting May 17 and running through October 27. In November and December, the market runs indoors at the Experimental Station. Vendors include Ellis Family Farms, Mick Klug Farms and Peerless Bread & Jam.

  1. E 61st St
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Bridgeport Farmers' Market

The Bridgeport Farmers Market runs Saturdays June 16–October 6 from 7am–1pm.

  1. 35th St at Wallace St
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Division Street Farmers' Market

The Division Street Farmers' Market is held each Saturday from 7am–1pm through October 25.

  1. Division and Dearborn Sts
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Eden Place Farmers' Market

The Eden Place Farmers' Market is held Saturdays from 8am–2pm from May 31–October 11.

  1. 43rd St and Wells St
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Edgewater Farmers' Market

The Edgewater Farmers' Market runs Saturdays from June 9–October 18 from 8am–1pm. Vendors include Stamper Cheese, La Boulangerie and Lehman's Orchard.

  1. Broadway and Norwood St
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El Conuco-Humboldt Park Farmers' Market

The El Conuco-Humboldt Park Farmers' Market is held Saturdays from 10am–3pm from June 7–October 18.

  1. 1200 N California Ave
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Englewood/Anchor House Farmers' Market

The Englewood/Anchor House Farmers' Market is held Saturdays from 8am–1pm from June 28–October 25.

  1. Racine Ave and 76th St
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Evanston Farmers' Market

The Evanston Farmers' Market runs on Saturdays from 7:30am–1pm through November 8. Vendors include Brunkow Cheese, Bennison's Bakery and Mint Creek Farms.

  1. University P and Railroad Ave
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Garfield Park Neighborhood Farmers' Market

The Garfield Park Neighborhood Farmers' Market is held Saturdays from 10am–1pm from July 14–October 11.

  1. 300 N Central Park Ave
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Green City Market

Green City Market is held Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7am–1pm. Vendors include Ellis Farms, Nordic Creamery and Mint Creek Farm. Plus, there are chef demos, workshops and more.

  1. north of LaSalle St on the path
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Green City Market Fulton

Green City Market opened its new location in August 2014. The market runs from 7am–1pm Saturdays through October.

  1. 222 N Halsted St
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Horner Park Farmers Market

The Horner Park Farmers Market is held Saturdays from 9am–1pm from July 12–September 27. It may be extended until October 25.

  1. 2741 W Montrose Ave
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Lincoln Park Farmers' Market

The Lincoln Park Farmers' market runs Saturdays from 7am–1pm through October 25.

  1. 2001 N Orchard St
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Nettelhorst French Market

The Nettelhorst French Market is held Saturdays from 8am–2pm through November 1.

  1. Broadway and Melrose St
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Northcenter Farmers' Market

The Northcenter Farmers' Market is held Saturdays from 7am–1pm from June 14-October 25.

  1. Damen Avenue, (Lincoln Avenue)
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northEND Green Market

The northEND Green Market runs Saturdays and Sundays from 9am–5pm through November 22. It's closed May 24 and 25.

  1. 2501 W Addison St
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Oak Park Farmers' Market

The Oak Park Farmers' Market runs Saturdays May 24–November 1 from 7am–1pm.

  1. 460 N Lake St
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Printers Row Farmers' Market

The Printers Row Farmers' Market is held every Saturday from 7am–1pm from June 21–October 25.

  1. Dearborn Ave and Polk Street
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Southport Farmers' Market

The Southport Farmers' Market is held Saturdays from 8am–2pm from June 21–October 25.

  1. 1420 W Grace St
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West Humboldt Park Farmers' Market

The West Humboldt Park Farmers' Market is held Saturdays from 10am–2pm from June 28–October 25.

  1. 3601 W Chicago Ave
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Brandi P
Brandi P

Wrong info for South Shore mrkt. Address is 79th and South Shore Drive which the map shows. Pls correct